Citrus Strawberry Deodorant Diatomaceous earth
No one likes body odor, and sometimes the best deodorant can be made at home for far less than the pricey store-bought versions. Our recipe smells heavenly and WORKS! You stay fresh all day long.
Diatomaceous earth is a natural powder made from fossilized phytoplankton and is rich in silica. A breakdown of bacterial from sweat causes an underarm odor. Essential oils like tea tree and lavender oil are healing to your skin. The tea tree oil will heal your skin from unsightly razor bumps as it calms inflammation, and the citrus smell of strawberries will add a beautiful fragrance to your underarms.
1/4 cup food grade diatomaceous earth
7-9 tablespoons melted coconut oil
1. Combine diatomaceous Earth and cornstarch.
2. Add six tablespoons of melted coconut oil and mix with a fork. Continue adding coconut oil until the deodorant reaches your preferred consistency. Add the essential oils. Tea tree and Citrus Strawberry Essential oils.
3. Transfer the mixture to a jar with a tight-fitting lid.